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Prop. C approval enables legislators to set affordable housing requirements

City legislators once again have the power to adjust affordable housing requirements…

San Francisco Election, June 2016: Latest Results

San Francisco Election, June 2016: Latest Results

Editor’s Note: All results from San Francisco Department of Elections are unofficial.…

San Francisco Election, June 2016: Latest Results
San Francisco residents wait in line to receive their voting ballots at City Hall for California's primary election on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF City Hall sees steady stream of voters for primary election

A steady stream of voters turned up to cast ballots at City…

San Francisco residents wait in line to receive their voting ballots at City Hall for California's primary election on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF voters support measure to restore Bay Area wetlands

A nine-county measure to restore wetlands throughout the Bay Area has passed…

SFPD watchdog agency required to investigate all police shootings under Prop. D

San Francisco’s police oversight body will investigate all police shootings under a…

Stabilized funding for city parks secured through Prop. B passage

Voters set aside a decade of steady funding for San Francisco parks…

Two judicial candidates expected to head to November ballot

Two lawyers are moving onto the November ballot to vie for a…

Voters approve $350 million bond for public health and safety efforts

San Francisco voters appear to have approved a $350 million bond to…

Voters support tune-up for paid sick leave in SF

San Francisco voters appear to have approved a tune up for The…

Bernie Sanders speaks to the crowd at a rally at the CCSF campus in the Mission on Monday, June 6, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Sanders talks immigration reform in SF ahead of election

The political revolution of Sen. Bernie Sanders reached the Mission District on…

Bernie Sanders speaks to the crowd at a rally at the CCSF campus in the Mission on Monday, June 6, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Reform Slate is what SF Democrats deserve

San Franciscans can take a major step toward preserving The City’s unique…

Buena Vista Park — and the rest of San Francisco’s parks — stands to benefit from additional funding allocated with the approval of Proposition B; however, the measur would reduce The City’s ability to adapt to changing needs over the next 30 years. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner/S.F. Examiner file photo)

This blank check is not a good idea

Everybody loves parks. In a densely packed city like San Francisco, our…

Buena Vista Park — and the rest of San Francisco’s parks — stands to benefit from additional funding allocated with the approval of Proposition B; however, the measur would reduce The City’s ability to adapt to changing needs over the next 30 years. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner/S.F. Examiner file photo)
The California Presidential Primary Election is June 7. (Courtesy photo)

Vote your mind

Election week is here. Don’t forget to vote if you haven’t already.…

The California Presidential Primary Election is June 7. (Courtesy photo)
Waves rise above a staircase as they hit the sea wall along the Embarcadero pier in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 9, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/S.F. Examiner file photo)

Measure AA would restore vital wetlands; Prop. E expands paid sick leave

Measure AA San Francisco’s Bay is polluted, its wetlands are deteriorating and…

Waves rise above a staircase as they hit the sea wall along the Embarcadero pier in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 9, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/S.F. Examiner file photo)
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Judge declines to grant preliminary injunction requiring independent voter information

A federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday refused to grant a…

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A woman holds up a poster with a photo of slain environmental leader Berta Caceres during a protest in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on March 16. Caceres reported receiving threats from security personnel with Desarrollos Energeticos SA — the company carrying out the Agua Zarca hydroelectric project that Caceres lead protests against — as well as an attempt by a company official to bribe her to call off the demonstrations, according to Billy Kyte, a senior campaigner on land and environmental defense at London-based Global Witness. (Fernando Antonio/AP)

Hillary, Honduras and my late friend Berta

Just one year ago, I had a joyous reunion in San Francisco…

A woman holds up a poster with a photo of slain environmental leader Berta Caceres during a protest in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on March 16. Caceres reported receiving threats from security personnel with Desarrollos Energeticos SA — the company carrying out the Agua Zarca hydroelectric project that Caceres lead protests against — as well as an attempt by a company official to bribe her to call off the demonstrations, according to Billy Kyte, a senior campaigner on land and environmental defense at London-based Global Witness. (Fernando Antonio/AP)
Daly City Councilwoman Judith Christensen has proposed a new policy for how the city chooses its representatives that would eliminate a trend of favoritism. (Courtesy photo)

Daly City may change selection process for mayor, vice mayor

Daly City Councilwoman Judith Christensen has called for changes in how the…

Daly City Councilwoman Judith Christensen has proposed a new policy for how the city chooses its representatives that would eliminate a trend of favoritism. (Courtesy photo)
Noted tech investor Ron Conway says thousands of tech workers registered to vote in last week’s election, but early data shows that may not be the case. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

San Francisco tech workers didn’t vote — and maybe never will

Seems like Ron Conway is eating crow — apparently tech workers didn’t…

Noted tech investor Ron Conway says thousands of tech workers registered to vote in last week’s election, but early data shows that may not be the case. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Election 2015: Complete, live coverage

Election 2015: Complete, live coverage

Welcome to the San Francisco Examiner's live election day coverage. Our reporters…

Election 2015: Complete, live coverage

City offers numerous languages, methods for voting in election

San Francisco voters have numerous ways to cast their votes in Tuesday's…